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Solitude, and other stories

Author: Arturo Vivante
Publisher: Notre Dame, Ind. : University of Notre Dame Press, ©2004.
Series: Richard Sullivan prize in short fiction.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Solitude and Other Stories represents Arturo Vivante's quest to use writing to uncover hidden truths. These twenty-four short stories - set in Italy, New England, and Canada - explore various themes, including, as the title story says, solitude. Vivante begins the narrative with a self-oblivious solitude that will become loneliness. Day after day, night after night, Vivante's narrator becomes aware of his
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Genre/Form: Fiction
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Vivante, Arturo.
Solitude, and other stories.
Notre Dame, Ind. : University of Notre Dame Press, ©2004
(OCoLC)607076387
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Arturo Vivante
ISBN: 0268043655 9780268043650 0268043663 9780268043667
OCLC Number: 54034751
Description: x, 199 pages ; 23 cm.
Contents: Honeymoon --
The foundling --
Musico --
Train ride of a faun --
Shelter --
The cove --
The foghorn --
The park --
To mock the years --
Solitude --
Dante --
The Italian class --
Escapes --
Can-can --
The cricket --
The sugar maples --
Stones aplenty --
The homing pigeon --
Company --
Crosscurrents --
Osage orange --
Reflection --
Fall and rise --
Doves.
Series Title: Richard Sullivan prize in short fiction.
Responsibility: by Arturo Vivante.
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